Earth Moon By: Marissa Walsh & Rebecca Sayeg
Diameter • The moon’s diameter is 3476 kilometers • This is ¼ of earth’s diameter
Gravitational Force • The moons gravitational force is mean is .17 • On the moon someone who weigh… 72= 11.9 lbs. 95= 15.7
Distance from the sun • The distance from the Earth to the Sun is 150,000,000 km. • The moon is 384,000 km from the Earth.
Length of Day & Length of Year Length of Day & Length of Year • The length of a day on the moon is 27 earth days. • The length of a year on the moon is 365 ¼ days. The length of a day on the moon is 27 earth days. The length of a year on the moon is 365 ¼ days.
Temperature Range The median temperature for earth’s moon is 20° C The extreme temperature for the moon are -233° C and 123° • .
The earths moon got its name because it is earths moon, (moon a type of satellite). The earths moon other name is Luna. One myth of the moon is a man is said to live on the moon and his face is represented by the markings and craters of the moon Mythology
Surface Features • The Moons surface is very rough. It has: • Craters • Mountain ranges • Rilles • Lava plains • Volcano’s • “And a solid rock crust”
Fun Facts • The Moon rotates at the same speed it orbits the earth that is why we only see one side of it. • It is believed that the moon was created when a Mars size object crashed into earth and the extra pieces became the moon.
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Bibliography • Cosmos Book By: Giles Sparrow, Print. Document